Building Enclosure ScienceLLC


BES works closely with Developers, Owners, Contractors, Property Managers, Attorneys, and Insurance Carriers to determine the contributing cause(s) for building enclosure performance problems. Each project is approached scientifically to discover the root cause(s) of performance challenges. Effective solutions are then recommended which include options for Client consideration. All findings and options are communicated with precision and clarity.

  • We provided material testing and rehabiltation design among other things for this building
  • BES provided litigation support and expert testimony among other services for this building
  • Building Enclosure Science investigated this building
  • BES project in San Francisco

The Towers at Embarcadero South

San Francisco, CA

A mixed use, 15 story building development, located on the South Beach Marina, the associates at BES performed litigation support, document review, forensic investigation, materials testing, rehabilitation design, and expert testimony.

  • BES conducted a pre-purchase inspection of this home
  • We inspected the building envelope of this home
  • A building envelope in Massachusetts
  • A building envelope in Massachusetts

Single Family Residence

Brookline, MA

Conducted a pre-purchase inspection of the building envelope including the EIFS cladding, windows, doors, roofing and foundation. Provided detailed recommendations and repair construction cost estimates.

  • Building Enclosure Science completed work at this building in Providence, RI
  • BES provided investigative services for this building
  • Brown Medical Building

Brown University Molecular Medicine

Providence, RI

Investigated and tested the reported water intrusion at windows and claddings, and developed rehabilitation recommendations.

  • BES tested the fenestration of this building
  • Building Enclosure Science provided services to this building
  • BES conducted investigation of this building in RI
  • A building in Providence, RI

101 Fountain Street

Providence, RI

Investigated and tested fenestration and masonry conditions contributing to reported water infiltration events, and provided recommendations.